Current time in Michigan's two timezones
Daylight Saving Time (DST) rules
Four Michigan counties (Gogebic, Iron, Dickinson and Menominee) in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan that share their southern border with the state of Wisconsin are in the US Central Time Zone.
Current Michigan Time (Eastern Time Zone)
Towns and Cities in Michigan on Central Time
Dickinson County: Iron Mountain, MI | Kingsford, MI | Norway, MI
Gogebic County: Bessemer, MI | Ironwood, MI | Wakefield, MI
Iron County: Alpha, MI | Crystal Falls, MI | Caspian, MI | Gaastra, MI | Iron River, MI
Menominee County: Menominee, MI | Stephenson, MI
Current Michigan Time (Central Time Zone)
Current time now in Time Zone: America Chicago (USA Central Time)
Does Michigan observe Daylight Saving Time?
Like most states in the USA, Daylight-Saving Time ( DST ) is observed in Michigan , where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour to Eastern Daylight Time ( EDT ); which is 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-4 ).
After the Summer months the time in Michigan is shifted back by 1 hour to US Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).
Current rules in effect in USA
- Standard Time began: Sunday 5 November 2017 02:00 local time. Clocks went back one hour.
- Standard Time ends: Sunday 11 March 2018 02:00 local time. Clocks go forward one hour.
USA and Canada past and future DST schedules hereDaylight saving 2018